Grandparents play an important function within the lives of so many younger folks, and no one is aware of that higher than Kaylah Bell. The 17-year-old has us solely in our emotions this weekend after sharing some superb pictures of her grandfather taking her to her highschool promenade.
It’s laborious to consider that the attractive Kaylah didn’t have a date for the promenade. The 17-year-old from California was imagined to attend along with her two greatest pals, however when their plans fell by means of, Kaylah discovered herself and not using a date — however not for lengthy.
Like an actual superhero, her grandpa, 67-year-old Alvin Hackett, swooped in to save lots of the day.
Grandpa Alvin confirmed up on promenade night time wanting easy and complex, in a classy go well with that completely matched his granddaughter’s strapless deep purple floral robe with fuchsia accents that was accompanied with a cape. He additionally offered Kaylah had a corsage to match.
“We had agreed on him exhibiting up with me to take footage and I knew he would costume good however the entire go well with and corsage and every little thing was a whole shock,” Kaylah defined to Buzzfeed. “He stated as a result of I’m his granddaughter and I’m valuable to him and he noticed I didn’t have a date, he thought it was solely proper for him to step up and present me what a promenade date needs to be like.”
Promenade footage have now gone viral and Alvin and Kaylah have been the speak of social media with this heartfelt gesture. Now all Grandpa Alvin needs is to speak it up with Steve Harvey on his daytime present — as a result of that may be a dream of his.
For Kaylah, she is heading to Azusa Pacific College in Southern California.
Whereas “prom-posals” have change into flashier than weddings and staged to go viral, it’s fantastic to see a real, candy story a few household that loves deeply.